Honda Europe's World Endurance star Julien Da Costa will double up as the company's MCE British Superbike test rider in 2014.
Carrickfergus youngster Andrew Irwin has signed to ride for MWR Kawasaki in the Pirelli National Superstock 600 series next season.
Kawasaki will kick off an intense World Superbike testing period at Almeria starting on January 16.
British Superbike bosses have announced an alteration to the Showdown podium credit system to give race wiinrs more recognition.
Former World Superbike Champion Carlos Checa has come out in favour of the new Evo class set to be introduced in 2014.
Althea Racing will once again use Ducati power in the World Superbike Championship after signing a deal with the Bologna factory.
Team FPW will field a five-strong team of riders in the 2014 British Motostar Championship with American Jayson Uribe piloting the team's new Honda Moto3 bike.
Alex Lowes has been officially confirmed as Eugene Laverty's partner in the Voltcom Suzuki World Superbike squad for 2014.
Former Moto2 rider Ratthapark Wilairot will make the switch to World Supersport in 2014 after signing a deal to ride for the Core PTR Honda squad.
Three-time MCE British Superbike Champion Ryuichi Kiyonari has joined James Westmoreland in the Buildbase BMW team for 2014.
Erik Buell will bring his V-twin EBR 1190RX bike to the World Superbike Championship in 2014 with veteran riders Aaron Yates and Geoff May in the hotseats.
Honda have withdrawn from the 2014 British Superbike Championship.
Reigning British Supersport champion Stuart Easton has completed his first test back on a Superbike.
Pint-sized racer Asher Durham has joined former champion Steve Patrickson's SP125 Motostar squad.
Honda will man an announcement in the 'not too distant future' about who they will run in the 2014 BSB season.
Ashley Beech will remain with the Jones Dorling team and again contest the Pirelli National Superstock 1000 series in 2014.
Former British Superbike and Grand Prix star Sean Emmett has been released on police bail to return in March following his arrest at Heathrow.
Allied Racing have signed Leon Jeacock to partner Dan Stamper in their Pirelli National Superstock squad for 2014.
Former British Superbike racer Sean Emmett has been arrested at Heathrow in connection with the death of his wife Abbie.
Keith Flint is set for a new gig in 2014 as he debuts his Team Traction Control in the 2014 British Supersport Championship.